​​​​​​​​Treasure Coast Naturists Board Meeting Agenda 
Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017, 9:00 a.m.

Location: 7809 South Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34982
Board Members present:  Nelson Jones, Jacqui Foshay, Carl Flick, Christine Taub, Lesley Bailey, Tony Crincoli, Howie Ginsburg, Doris Caucci Hill, and Allan Ramsay

To be absent: None


1) Call to Order

2) Approval of April 9, 2017 minutes 

3) Treasurers' report - Howie


4)  Debate on issue: Staging an intervention to eliminate sex on the beach


5) Allan Ramsay's plan for marketing local businesses


6) Allan Ramsay - counting beach goers/economic approach - update


7) County Commissioner Communication

       - Tod Mowery

       - Cathy Townsend

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8)  Horse issue

          - Conservation Alliance of St. Lucie County

​          - Other players

       
9) Signage issue for naturists and dunes 
- Carl


10) Assessment of BA gear - Carl

        - Business cards

        - caps and laniards

        - Brochures 

        - Gear for donations

        - Signs


11) Membership cards/membership brochure with card - Lesley
         - Getting info to our new TCN members


12) Accepting mail orders - Lesley


13) Thank you letters - Christine and Lesley

          - New members

          - Donors

          - Standardizing letter and procedures


14) Beach Ambassadors committee update - Lesley, Doris
        - Roster with volunteers to populate the beach with BA's
​        - Recruiting new volunteers
        - Next BA training?


15) Monthly TCN members E-newsletter - Nelson


16) Setting up the PayPal Account in order to accept credit card orders - Carl

17) Create Mail Chimp template for weekly updates - Status update
    - Setting up a members' Excel spreadsheet - Howie


18) TCN-BCB kiosk on side of the portable bathrooms 


19)  GoDaddy.com webhost issues

           - Upgrade to mobile phone site?

           - Upgrade to business website? Will enable on line ordering

​           - Renewal of blindcreekbeach.net and treasurecoastnaturists.org


20) Visiting naturist groups
          - Sanibel Naturists trip to Blind Creek Beach on Saturday, April 29, 2017
          - Cypress Cove bus trip to BCB - Sun., May 7, 2017, arrival 11:00 a.m.


New Business:

21) Next board meeting:  Sunday, June ____, 2017, 9:00 a.m., Ankona


Adjourn meeting


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​​​​​​Treasure Coast Naturists Board Meeting Agenda 
Date: Sunday, April 9, 2017, 9:00 a.m.

Location: 7809 South Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34982
Board Members present:  Nelson Jones, Jacqui Foshay, Carl Flick, Christine Taub, Lesley Bailey, and Tony Crincoli

To be absent: Howie Ginsburg, Doris Caucci Hill

Guest: Allan Ramsay of Port St. Lucie


1) Call to Order

2) Approval of March 12, 2017 minutes 

3) Treasurers' report - Howie's submitted report (in his absence)


4)  Introduction to Allan Ramsay, invited guest


5) Allan Ramsay's plan for marketing local businesses


6) Allan Ramsay - counting beach goers/economic approach


7) County Commissioner Cathy Townsend's phone communication with Nelson

regarding moving the nude beach north - Nelson

       - Overall proposal

       - Location

​       - Carl's conversation with TA regarding horse industry

       - Putting the pieces together (Lesley's discovery)

       - Environmental impacts of horses on beach   

       - Gaining allies

       - Letter response

       
8) Signage issue for naturists and dunes - Communication with Matt Baum of the 

       St. Lucie County Parks & Recreation - Special Facilities Division - Carl


6) Newly ordered gear - Carl

        - New posters

        - New Beach Ambassadors caps ordered

        - Brochures from new printer - Uprinting.com


7) Sat., Mar. 18, 2017 TCN Town Hall Meeting at BCB: Recap - Nelson


8) Accepting mail orders - Lesley


9) Thank you letter to Fred Van Nest for $200 contribution


10) Beach Ambassadors committee update - Lesley, Doris
        - Roster with volunteers to populate the beach with BA's
​        - Recruiting new volunteers
        - Ordering official caps
        - Next BA training?


11) Month TCN members E-newsletter - Nelson


12) Artful Day at Sunnier Palms, Saturday, March 25, 2017 - Recap - Carl


13) Setting up the PayPal Account in order to accept credit card orders - Carl

14) Create Mail Chimp template for weekly updates - Status update
    - Setting up a members' Excel spreadsheet - Howie


15) Sanibel Naturists trip to Blind Creek Beach on Saturday, April. 29, 2017


16) Cypress Cove bus trip to Blind Creek Beach - Sun., May 7, 2017, arrival at 11:00 a.m.


17) Idea: Use the side of the portable bathrooms for a TCN-BCB kiosk

           - we control this spot; great way to publish news on the beach


18)  GoDaddy.com webhost issues

           - Upgrade to mobile phone site?

           - Upgrade to business website? Will enable on line ordering

​           - Renewal of blindcreekbeach.net and treasurecoastnaturists.org


New Business:

17) Next board meeting: Sunday, May 14, 2017, 9:00 a.m., Ankona

        (Mother's Day - issue?)


18) Membership cards and membership brochure with card - Howie - next meeting
         - Getting info to our new TCN members


​Adjourn meeting